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It’s 2015 – if you want a drone, you should get one. Everybody seems to have one these days, with everything from professional sports franchises to the eight-year old down the street flying their drones around day and night. The rationale is clear – amazing video, amazing angles, and you get to fly something around. What could go wrong?
The DJI Phantom 3 Professional is an excellent gift for a video freak this holiday season. It saves you the cost of a GoPro, as the Phantom 3 comes with an included 4K video and 12 MP photo camera. Additionally, it has an integrated three-axis stabilization system so that the video will never be bumpy, no matter your ride.
The Phantom is a great looking device too, with a sleek white finish and gold features. Even though in theory you’d like a drone to be stealth, it doesn’t hurt if the thing is sexy as well. As you fly it around you can use the sleek remote to track a live HD view of your flight and your video so you don’t have to wait until it lands. Once it does, there’s a powerful mobile app with a video editor so you can pimp out the video as much as possible.
Whether you’re looking to step up your video game or outfit a friend with the tools to do so, the Phantom 3 by DJI is a great product to check out for the 2015 holidays.